Jan 15, 2013 6:00am PST
of bitter and forceful denial, cyclist lance armstrong is talking now, reportedly telling oprah winfrey he did use performance-enhancing drugs to win several tour de france. what exactly i said though is still a bit of a mystery because we have not seen the interview yet. casey stiegel live in dallas on this, the home state for lance armstrong, living in nearby austin. what did he say or how much can we report he said, casey. >> reporter: good morning to you. that is the question this morning, isn't it. the verbatim of the interview of course is not being released. that is oprah winfrey's way teasing us all to tune into the interview which is scheduled to air on thursday night but a source close to the information has said that he did in fact tell oprah that he confessed to using these performance-enhancing drugs during his cycling career, a career that included seven tour de france wins, titles that were later of course stripped from him amid the doping allegations. something he denied doing all of the time for years. armstrong apparently offering a simple apology to his fans and oprah wa
Jan 17, 2013 9:00am EST
. bill: who can you believe these days? lance armstrong will reveal everything to oprah or will he tonight? wow! there is new fallout from budget uncertainty in washington. some private businesses that serve our troops and employ thousands being forced to cut their ranges. we'll -- ranks. we'll explain why. martha: new reaction to president obama's sweeping plan to overhaul gun laws. the nra is calling this, quote, the fight of the century. that group's president will be with us in "america's newsroom." that is coming up. some republican lawmakers are gearing up for the defense of the second amendment. >> there are several of the executive orders that appear as if he is writing new law. that can not happen. we struck down once, the court struck clinton down for trying this and i'm afraid that president obama may have this king complex sort of developing. we're going to make sure that it doesn't happen. this is $100,000. we asked total strangers to watch it for us. thank you so much. i appreciate it. i'll be right back. they didn't take a dime. how much in fees does your bank take t
Jan 16, 2013 1:00pm PST
is available at your disposal. thank you. >>> and now before i let you go with lance armstrong's oprah interview coming up tomorrow, we have a question. has cheating become common places? tomorrow at 3:00 eastern we will examine precisely that. why we cheat, the psychology and science behind cheating. we're all over it. don't miss it tomorrow. that's it for me here m i'm brooke baldwin in atlanta. now we go to washington to wolf blitzer. "the situation room" begins now. >>> brooke, thanks very much. happening now, breaking news. americans held hostage in a deadly terrorist attack in algeria. we'll have the latest. >>> also, the president of the nra is here in "the situation room." we're getting his reaction to the sweeping proposals against gun violence. and the presidential inauguration only five days away. we'll take you inside the law enforcement command center working to keep him safe. i'm wolf blitzer. you're in "the situation room." >>> this is cnn breaking news. >> let's get to the breaking news. a deadly terrorist attack on a gas field in eastern algeria near the libyan border.